Mavs’ Monta Ellis sinks buzzer-beater to snap Blazers’ win streak

PORTLAND, Ore. — On Saturday morning, the Mavericks added a play designed for Monta Ellis. It worked to perfection Saturday night. Ellis drained a 21-foot jumper with no time left on the clock and Dallas snapped Portland’s four-game winning streak with a 108-106 victory. The game winner came on an inbounds pass from Jose Calderon. “Calderon,...
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Sports-related weather cancellations

Updated: 11:05 a.m. Dec. 7, 2013 Klamath Union Wrestling at Phoenix has been cancelled Mazama Boys basketball will play Yreka at the Yreka tournament now at 7 p.m. instead of Ashland at 8:30 p.m. Henley No cancellations Bonanza No cancellations Butte Valley No cancellations Ice Hawks Saturday’s game vs Crater is cancelled Hosanna Christian...
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Ice Hawks scheduled to open season on Saturday

After not fielding a varsity team last year, the Klamath Falls Ice Hawks high school hockey team is scheduled to start the 2013 season Saturday morning at 9 a.m. The game is against Crater at the Bill Collier Community Ice Arena at the Running Y. ESPN 960 spoke with Ice Hawks coach Tyler Thompson.
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Surprise has led to Lady Owls early success

Oregon Tech basketball opens Cascade Collegiate Conference play tonight at Danny Miles Court. Warner Pacific is the first opponent before Concordia comes in tomorrow. Hustlin’ Owls head coach Danny Miles on the challenge of Warner Pac. Oregon Tech men’s basketball coach Danny Miles The Lady Owls are 16th in the latest NAIA Div. II...
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HS Agenda: Mazama boys win Yreka tournament opener

YREKA, Calif. — Kyle Burrier and Jon Moore combined for 29 points as Mazama beat St. Mary’s 59-45 in the season opener at the Yreka tournament. High School Sports Scores & Schedules ThursdayCrater 62, Mazama 59Triad 37, Henley JV 28 FridayKlamath Union at Yreka TournamentRoberta Criss Tournament – Butte Valley High SchoolLakeview, Lost River...
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Washington hires Chris Petersen

Boise State’s Chris Petersen was named coach at Washington on Friday. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed in Washington’s news release announcing the hire, but according to ESPN sources the contract will make Petersen one of the highest-paid coaches in the Pac-12. “Coach Petersen’s success and record are extraordinary, but even more impressive is...
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Robinson Cano, M’s agree

Robinson Cano and the Seattle Mariners have agreed on a 10-year, $240 million contract, a source told on Friday. Cano receives a full no-trade clause, a source told ESPN’s Jim Bowden. The player and his agents met Thursday night in Seattle with the Mariners’ top executives, and the source said the team made...
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Matchups to watch: Seahawks at 49ers

With Michael Crabtree‘s return last week, and games remaining against the Buccaneers andFalcons, San Francisco’s playoff chances look pretty good. At 8-4, the 49ers are a game up on the Cardinals, as well as the Cowboys and Eagles, who are competing for the NFC East crown.  The postseason scenario isn’t particularly complicated for Seattle – a win or tie seals the Seahawks’ first NFC West...
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Jazz-Trail Blazers Preview

The way LaMarcus Aldridge has been playing, he may end up warranting discussion for league MVP. Putting up terrific numbers for a Portland Trail Blazers team which leads the Western Conference, Aldridge is coming off possibly his best effort of the season going into Friday night’s home game against the West-worst Utah Jazz. “He’s the best power forward in...
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Ducks: Mariota a boon for Year 2 of Helfrich

Amid the hullabaloo of the week — Sarkisian! Mora? Chris Petersen!? — the news that probably will have the biggest impact in 2014 in the Pac-12 and nationally was Marcus Mariota‘s announcement that he will again be Oregon’s quarterback next fall and not enter the NFL draft.  That, as we noted on Tuesday, makes Oregon the 2014...
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